Data dominates SifmaTech debates

Natalia Kory

The explosion of data in the securities and capital markets industry – more than 30% CAGR – is rapidly becoming a problem for market participants and managing that challenge will require a disciplined approach to the development of new data architectures.

Regulation is holding back innovation says building society chief


There is a danger that regulation will push financial services so far down the path of homogeneity that it hinders innovation and hurts customers, warns Robin Fieth, chief executive at the Building Societies Association.

Stop selling and start listening, say corporates

Bishop: crucial shipments may be delayed because banks are failing to meet the needs of corporates

Banks don’t really understand the needs of corporates and are often so busy focusing on selling that they forget basic customer requirements, according to speakers at the IPS conference in London this week